Photo by Neil Massey
Soho’s top independent bookshop Gosh! Comics and the UK’s leading independent graphic novel publisher SelfMadeHero have joined the campaign to Save Curzon Sohoand supported the creation of a SAVE CURZON SOHO mural in the Curzon Soho cinema on Shaftesbury Avenue.The mural was designed and executed by leading comic artists and illustrators Krent Able and JAKe, who put together a super team of cinema and TV heroes to help protect Curzon Soho from the developers who want to knock it down. The mural depicts figures including Batman, Barbarella, Django, Princess Leia, Toshiro Mifune, Peter O’Toole, and Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes standing in front of Curzon Soho to stop the wrecking ball and flying the flag of independent cinema. Watch the timelapse video of the making of the mural.